Following Wild games, Managing Editor Mike Doyle will give the Five Takeaways that he remembers from the contest. Tonight, he looks back at a 6-3 win against the Buffalo Sabres:
The first period between Wild and Sabres saw a flurry of activity that put this week’s snowmagedon to shame...Read More
Nino Niederreiter's first NHL hat trick lifted the Minnesota Wild to a 6-3 win against the Buffalo Sabres on Thursday at Xcel Energy Center, snapping their four-game losing streak.
Minnesota scored goals seven seconds apart, including Niederreiter's first of the night, to erase an early one-goal deficit. Ten seconds after that, Zemgus Girgensons' wrister from the right circle tied the game 2-2. It also ended the night of Wild goaltender Darcy Kuemper, who allowed goals on the two shots he faced...Read More